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Latest issues

No.188 — Sep 19, 2021

The Form and Function of Science-Fiction ⊗ Brian Eno’s Design Principles for Streets ⊗ Machine Learning’s Crumbling Foundations

No.187 — Sep 12, 2021

Can the World Computer Save the World? ⊗ Imagining the Future Is Just Another Form of Memory ⊗ Notes Are Conversations Across Time

No.186 — Sep 05, 2021

Technological Lessons From the Pandemic ⊗ Revenge of the Real ⊗ Solarpunk Is Not About Pretty Aesthetics. It’s About the End of Capitalism